From Gainsbourg to Lulu

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All Music Guide - Jon O'Brien
The son of legendary chanteur Serge and the brother of actress/singer Charlotte, Lulu Gainsbourg finally followed in his family's musical footsteps at the age of 25 with this tribute record, From Gainsbourg to Lulu. Its 16 covers of his late father's work include five solo numbers, collaborations with both English-language artists (Scarlett Johansson on "Bonnie & Clyde"), and some of his homeland's biggest stars (M on "Requiem pour un Con"), and tracks recorded solely by the likes of Iggy Pop ("Initial BB"), Shane MacGowan ("Sous le Soleil Exactement"), and Vanessa Paradis & Johnny Depp ("Ballade de Melody Nelson").
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jon O'Brien
The son of legendary chanteur Serge and the brother of actress/singer Charlotte, Lulu Gainsbourg finally followed in his family's musical footsteps at the age of 25 with this tribute record, From Gainsbourg to Lulu. Its 16 covers of his late father's work include five solo numbers, collaborations with both English-language artists (Scarlett Johansson on "Bonnie & Clyde"), and some of his homeland's biggest stars (M on "Requiem pour un Con"), and tracks recorded solely by the likes of Iggy Pop ("Initial BB"), Shane MacGowan ("Sous le Soleil Exactement"), and Vanessa Paradis & Johnny Depp ("Ballade de Melody Nelson").
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/30/2012
  • Label: Universal Uk
  • UPC: 602527876535
  • Catalog Number: 2787653
  • Sales rank: 268,613

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Lulu Gainsbourg Primary Artist, Percussion, Piano, Vocals, fender rhodes
Marianne Faithfull Vocals
Iggy Pop Vocals
Terri Lyne Carrington Drums
Gil Goldstein Piano
Vanessa Paradis Vocals
James Genus Upright Bass
Stan Harrison Flute, Bass Clarinet, Saxophone
Curtis King Background Vocals
Shane MacGowan Vocals
Mike Rathke Guitar
Fernando Saunders Bass
Chuck E. Weiss Washboard
Bruce Witkin Bass, Percussion, Drums
Johnny Depp Bass, Guitar, Percussion, Drums, Vocals
Rufus Wainwright Vocals
Angelo Debarre Vocals
Luis Quintero Percussion
Andy Hunter Trombone
Sly Johnson Vocals, Beat Box
Richard Bona Bass, Vocals
Eran Tabib Guitar
Hiroko Taguchi Violin
Ay? Vocals
Jonathan Dinklage Viola
Gary Georgett Piano, Keyboards
Antonio Licusati Bass, Double Bass
Entcho Todorov Violin
Jesse Barnes Guitar
Scarlett Johansson Vocals
Michael Thompson Accordion
Dave Eggar Cello
Tony "Thunder" Smith Drums
Marcelo Woloski Percussion
Marius Apostol Violin
Matthieu Chédid Guitar, Percussion, Vocals
Mélanie Thierry Vocals
Mathieux Chetelain Guitar
John Kumnick Bass
Roman Lajara Guitar
George Hassan Guitar
Wolfram Tsutourris Cello
Bill Carter Mandolin
Osmany Paredes Gonzalez Piano
Technical Credits
Gil Goldstein Arranger
Serge Gainsbourg Composer
Greg Calbi Mastering
Michel Colombier Composer
Alain Goraguer Composer
Bruce Witkin Producer, Engineer
Jean-Claude Vannier Composer
Richard Bona Arranger, Producer
Jeremy Loucas Engineer
Nelson Navarette String Arrangements
Lulu Gainsbourg Composer, Producer, String Arrangements
Jimmy Mikaoui Executive Producer
Tom Graffin Adaptation
Sébastien Le Gal Illustrations
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